HAVILDAR (SURVEYOR AUTOMATED CARTOGRAPHER) BATCH 2019
1. Applications are invited from eligible male candidates for recruitment as Havildar
(Surveyor Automated Cartographer) in Indian Army. Total Number of vacancies is 20
(a) Age Limit.
(i) Civilian Candidates 20 to 25 years as on 01 Oct 2018 (i.e
candidates born between 01 Oct 1993 to 30 Sep1998).
(ii) Serving Combatants on Remusteration. Not more than 28 years
as on 01 Oct 2018 (i.e candidates born not before 01 Oct 1990).
(b) Educational Qualification. The Minimum educational qualification for
appointment will be BA/B Sc with Mathematics and having passed 12th Class (10+2)
or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as main subjects from a
Recognised Board/University. The eligibility criteria are common for In-service and
Direct Entry candidates.
3. Medical Standards.
(a) A candidate should have robust physique and mental health, chest should be
well developed having minimum 5 cm expansion, should have normal hearing with
each ear, should have sufficient number of natural teeth, i.e. 14 dental points with
healthy gums. Candidate should not have diseases like deformity of bones,
hydrocele, varicose veins or piles etc.
(b) Serving combatants on Remusteration candidates must be in medical
category SHAPE-1. Remusteration candidates will be exempted from recruiting
medical examination at the time of recruiting rally. A certificate indicating medical
category duly signed by Army Medical Authority where individual is serving and
countersigned by the Commanding Officer of the unit will be submitted by the
4. Physical Standards. Minimum physical standards will be as under depending
upon the region of the country. (details can be obtained from the nearest HQ Recruiting
Zone/Army Recruitment Office/IRO, Delhi Cantt): -
(a) Western Himalayan 163 48 77
(b) Eastern Himalayan 160 48 77
(c) Western Plains 170 50 77
(d) Eastern Plains 169 50 77
(e) Central Plains 168 50 77
(f) Southern Plains 166 50 77
(g) Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep Group including
(i) Settlers 165 50 77
(ii) Locals 155 50 772
5. Physical Fitness Test. Physical Fitness Tests applicable are as follows: -
(a) 1.6 km Run in 5 minutes 45 seconds.
(b) Pull Ups (Beam) minimum 6 Pull ups.
(c) Zig Zag Balance qualify
(d) 9 Feet Ditch Jump qualify
Note:- Provisions for extra time for 1.6 Km run in Hilly Terrain Areas: -
(i)Between 5000 ft to 9000 ft - Additional 30 secs
(ii) Between 9000 ft to 12000 ft - Additional 120 secs
6. Screening. Candidates found eligible will be issued with Admit Card for initial
screening which will include checking of original certificate, physical fitness test followed by
medical examination at respective Headquarters Recruiting Zone.
7. Written Examination. Only those candidates who are selected in the screening
will be permitted to appear in the written examination at respective Headquarters Recruiting
Zone on 24 Feb 2019. The written examination will contain objective type of questions and
comprise of two papers as follows: -
40/100 50 02 -0.5
40/100 50 02 -0.5
Note: Candidate has to score min of 40 marks each in Paper 1 and Paper 2
separately. No bonus marks is entitled to son of Serving/Ex-servicemen/War
Widow/Widow and Sportsmen/NCC/Computer certificate holders.
8. The final result of the written examination and merit list of the successful candidates
will be put on the Rtg Dte website www.joinindianarmy.nic.in by HQ Rtg Zone, Ambala. The
final selection will be based on overall merit list of the candidates.
9. Terms of Enrolment. Selected candidates will undergo 19 weeks of Basic
Military Training at BEG and Center, Roorkee. On successful completion of training the
candidates will be enrolled in the rank of Havildar (Surveyor Automated Cartographer) as
per the existing terms and conditions. Rejection can take place at any stage during training
10. How to Apply.
(a) The recruitment will be carried out through all the Headquarters Recruiting
Zones and Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt).
(b) Civil Candidates can appear for screening and written exam only in the
Headquarter Recruiting Zone or Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt) covering
their place of domicile.
(c) Service candidates will appear for screening and written in the Recruiting
Zones or Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt) nearest to their place of
(b) Submission of Application.
(i) Civil Candidates: Applications will only be accepted online on
Website www.joinindianarmy.nic.in (detailed instructions are in
„INSTRUCTIONS FOR ONLINE APPLICATIONS‟).
(ii) Service candidates: Applications will only be accepted through official
channel (detailed instructions are in „INSTRUCTIONS FOR SERVING
(e) All the above terms and conditions, vacancies and selection procedures are
subject to change from time to time. Only male candidates are eligible to apply.
(f) List of recognised universities to be verified from the official website of
UGC/AICTE or the nearest Headquarter Recruiting Zone / Army Recruiting Office/
Independent Recruiting Office, Delhi Cantt.
(g) Candidates who are serving with any organization and are selected will
produce “No Objection Certificate” from their employer at Zonal Recruiting Office
(h) The candidates are required to produce the following original documents,
when called for screening: -
(i) Character certificate by Sarpanch of the Village or authorized signatory
of the State Government.
(ii) Domicile/Resident/Nativity certificate from the authorized signatory of
the State Government.
(iii) Original Certificate from matriculation onward and detailed mark sheet
of each year separately pertaining to educational qualification.
(iv) Son of servicemen/Ex-servicemen, son of war widow/son of widow,
certificate, if applicable.
(j) Permanent body tattoos are only permitted on inner face of forearms i.e., from
inside of elbow to the wrist and on the reverse side of palm/back (dorsal) side of
hand. Permanent body tattoos on any other part of the body are not acceptable and
candidates will be barred from further selection. Tribes with tattoo marks on the face
or body as per their existing custom and traditions will be permitted on a case to
(k) Do not use performance booster drugs to clear physical fitness test.It is better
to practice and clear the test.
(l) Touts and agents have no role to play and candidates are advised not to
be lured by such agents/agencies.
(m) Do not use mobile phone or unfair means during Common Entrance Exam.
(n) Candidates will get their pre-medical examination done under own
arrangement before participating in Physical Fitness Test (PFT). Recruitment
organisation will not be responsible for any mis-happening.4
INSTRUCTIONS FOR ONLINE APPLICATION: HAVILDAR (SURVEYOR
1. Recruitment of Havildar (Svy Auto Carto) will be through the online registration and
online applications on our website www.joinindianarmy.nic.in
2. Candidates can click on “Check Eligibility” on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in and can
apply online for chosen / eligible career option in the Indian Army. For online application
candidates should carry the following: -
(a) Education qualification certificates including matriculation certificate.
(b) Personal details, including permanent address with PIN Code.
(c) Verification / domicile certificate.
(d) Have a personal valid e-mail.
(e) Have a personal mobile number.
3. Procedure for Applying Online. For registering online, visit the website
www.joinindianarmy.nic.in and proceed as follows: -
(a) Click on „Apply Login‟ on the home page in JCO/ OR enrolment row (green
(b) Fill the online registration form. Tips to assist in filling up field have been
provided as you highlight each field.
(c) After filling the details, your profile will open.
(d) Click on Apply Online. As per your eligibility, the options with caption Apply
Online will appear. Click on the button to apply and details filled in during
registration will come as prefilled. Fill the balance details on each tab like contact
details and education details etc.
(e) After filling the form, click on preview and check if all the information entered
by you is correct as you will not be able to make any correction after saving.
(f) Candidates can log in by using the e-mail id and password and can take the
print out of the application form.
(g) Once the registration closes on the last day, system will generate Roll
Number for eligible candidates.
(h) Applicants are advised to check the profile on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in for
obtaining Roll Number.
(j) Admit Card is generated when the rally is scheduled.5
(k) Applicants are advised to check the profile of www.joinindianarmy.nic.in for
(l) The candidates are required to print one copy of Admit Card and affix their
recent passport size photograph on it.
4. Online registration does not imply that the candidate has fulfilled all the criteria for
5. Your registration is subject to subsequent scrutiny and can be rejected, if found
INELIGIBLE/INVALID at any point of time.
6. Before submitting the application check the entries made and save the application.
After submitting the application, take two copies of the printout and the Roll Number
generated by the system.
7. Please print Admit Card on good quality paper in black and white mode with
minimum 600 x 600 dpi or higher resolution.
8. Admit Card is compulsory document to be carried for rally on scheduled date
alongwith following documents in Original as well as Photocopies: -
(a) Character certificate by Sarpanch of the Village or authorized signatory of the
(b) Domicile/Resident/Nativity certificate from the authorized signatory of the
(c) Certificate from Matriculation onward and detailed Marks sheet of each year
separately pertaining to Educational qualification.
(d) Relationship certificate for son of serviceman/ex-serviceman, son of war
widow, son of widow, as applicable (issued by concerned Record Office).
9. Candidates must submit only one application. Receipt of multiple applications from
the same candidate will result in cancellation of candidature.
ONLINE REGISTRATION OPENS ON 05 OCT 2018 AT 1000 HRS
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES ON 03 NOV 2018 AT 1700 HRS
“Do not waste your money on touts. Recruiting process has been Computerized,
and Touts cannot influence anything. Have faith on your hard work”
The terms and conditions, given in the notification and on the website are subject to
change and should therefore be treated as guidelines only. In case of any ambiguity the
existing policies, rules and regulation of Indian Army / Govt of India will be final.